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Trace Sports HD launches on AsiaSat 5

August 8, 2011

Asia’s leading satellite operator Asia Satellite Telecommunications (AsiaSat) has confirmed that media group Trace has signed a new lease agreement for additional C-band capacity on AsiaSat 5 to launch its new Trace Sports HD channel in the Asia-Pacific region.

Effective immediately, Trace Sports HD debuts on Hong Kong Broadband Network’s bbtv, with more carriage agreements to be announced in the coming months.  The channel is broadcast in English with subtitles in Mandarin and Korean, and made available to cable, DTH, broadband and mobile platforms across Asia and Australasia.

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